We are Changing Lives

Changing Lives helps 21,000 people change their lives for the better each year. We are a national charity dedicated to supporting people with the most complex needs to make meaningful and lasting improvements to their lives.

Our 100+ projects in England are staffed by 500 dedicated staff, supporting people experiencing homelessness, domestic violence, addictions, long-term unemployment and more.

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Our Mission

Changing Lives aims to be an outstanding organisation which supports vulnerable people and families to make positive and lasting changes towards a fulfilling life.

  Durham CEO Sleepout to raise vital funds

On 30th April, big-hearted businesspeople from Durham and the surrounding area will swap briefcases for sleeping bags and spend a night sleeping under the stars to raise funds for essential homelessness services in the area The CEO Sleepout is a unique opportunity for businesspeople to sleep out at Durham Cathedral to raise awareness of rough sleeping and homelessness in their community. 67 brave business owners and leaders have already signed up to take part. Will you?

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  • I’m in counselling and I volunteer in the garden. I feel stronger and more confident about the future.

    Bobby, resident of our accommodation

   Make a donation

Donate today and help our dedicated staff and volunteers around the country continue to support over 21,000 vulnerable people and their families every year.

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  Become a volunteer

Volunteer with Changing Lives today and help make a huge difference to the lives of thousands of vulnerable people and their families in your community.